Mr. James M. Jenness is Lead Independent Director at Kimberly-Clark Corp. and Chairman at DePaul University.
He is on the Board of Directors at Prestige Brands Holdings, Inc., Kimberly-Clark Corp., W.K. Kellogg Foundation Trust, Kellogg Co., Grocery Manufacturers Association, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, and Mercy Home for Boys & Girls.
Mr. Jenness was previously employed as Chief Executive Officer by Integrated Merchandising Systems LLC, Vice Chairman & Chief Operating Officer by Burnett Leo Co. Ltd., and Vice Chairman & Chief Operating Officer by Leo Burnett Worldwide, Inc.
He also served on the board at International Multifoods Corp.
He received his undergraduate degree from DePaul University and an MBA from DePaul University.